Puy de Sancy


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Puy de Sancy

a mountain in S central France: highest peak of the Monts Dore. Height: 1886 m (6188 ft.)
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Puy de Sancy

 

a peak in France, the highest point in the Massif Central. Puy de Sancy is one of the volcanoes in the Monts Dore and rises to 1,886 m. It is composed of trachytes.

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